Suspect sentenced in Easley shooting

By Greg Oliver
Courtesy The Journal

PICKENS — A third man charged in a deadly shooting at an Easley bowling alley two years ago has been sentenced.

 Circuit Court Judge Leticia Verdin sentenced Dennis Ezell Gibbs Jr., 21, of Easley, to 15 years Friday after he pleaded guilty to accessory after the fact to murder. Gibbs will serve his sentence in the South Carolina Department of Corrections and receive credit for 735 days already served.

During a plea hearing, assistant 13th Circuit solicitor Baker Cleveland established evidence that on Feb. 17, 2016, Gibbs, Albert Taylor and a juvenile co-defendant were

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